SKSM: Could you start with telling me a little bit about yourself? Who are you and what do you do?
Amy Scribner: I am an actor and writer living in Los Angeles.
SKSM: When did you know you wanted to become an actor?
Amy Scribner: I’ve been acting since I was five and realized I wanted to pursue it profesionally after I started my first corporate job in New York City after college.
SKSM: How did you become involved in The man who loved flowers Dollar Baby film?
Amy Scribner: I know the director and writer, Mark and Peggy, from Naked Angels Tuesdays@9 Los Angeles, a cold reading series, and have acted in another one of their films.
SKSM: What do you think it is about the story that attracts people so much?
Amy Scribner: The story of the slippery slope between love, obsession, and madness can be interpreted in many ways.
SKSM: Did you have to audition for the part or was it written directly for you?
Amy Scribner: I don’t know if the part was written for me, but, fortunately, Mark and Peggy thought of me for the role.
SKSM: You worked with Mark Hensley on this film, how was that?
Amy Scribner: I’m so impressed with Mark. He decided to start directing and just did it, learning as he went. He’s so accomplished in sound that he brings a lot to the table in film.
SKSM: Was there any funny or special moment when they made the movie that you would like to tell me about?
Amy Scribner: Planning what a murder should look like is funny when you’re with the right people.
SKSM: Do you still have any contact with the crew/cast from that time? If so with who?
Amy Scribner: Absolutely. I’m friends with Mark and Peggy and several others.
SKSM: What are you working on nowadays?
Amy Scribner: Writing, recording voiceover, and shooting short films with my husband while we’re in quarantine.
SKSM: Are you a fan of Stephen King’s work?
Amy Scribner: I admire his storytelling and writing but am generally not drawn to horror.
SKSM: What is one thing people would be surprised to know about you?
Amy Scribner: I write and perform sketch comedy.
SKSM: Thanks for taking the time to answer my questions. Is there anything you want to say to the fans that read this interview?
Amy Scribner: Thanks for reading.
SKSM: Do you like to add anything else?
Amy Scribner: Thanks for representing short films.